By Libya Herald reporters.
Benghazi, 12 June 2017:
Benghazi’s mayor, Abdelrahman Elabbar who survived an assassination attempt on Saturday went to visit those who were injured in the car bomb attack.
Though no one was killed in the blast, which wrecked the mayor’s hard-skinned vehicle, there was extensive damage to surrounding properties near his home in the city’s Tabalino district.
After he had visited the wounded, Elabbar went back to the scene of the explosion and assured owners of affected properties that they be compensated for the repairs.
The director Criminal Investigation Department Colonel Salah Huwaidi who went with the mayor to the hospital and the attack site said that an investigation was under way to discover the terrorists responsible.